Crude steel production

The figures below are in thousand tonnes.

(e) indicates estimated figures.

The 65 countries included in this table accounted for approximately 99% of total world crude steel production in 2013.
Annual totals may include revisions not shown in the monthly data.

Data for previous years is now available from the statistics archive.

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Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Austria 681 622 706 664 661 622
Belgium 693 599 584 613 611 590 e
Bulgaria 49 48 53 54 56 55
Croatia 22 20 14 19 19 20 e
Czech Republic 458 433 478 468 465 426
Finland 330 312 350 320 337 319
France 1,461 1,240 1,393 1,444 1,366 1,401
Germany 3,668 3,569 4,050 3,713 3,923 3,557
Greece 90 41 105 76 103 100 e
Hungary 80 77 70 83 77 78
Italy 2,120 2,175 2,326 2,039 2,288 2,112
Luxembourg 184 178 221 174 200 190 e
Netherlands 613 531 610 556 571 577 e
Poland 721 685 708 650 726 700 e
Slovakia 393 353 380 397 430 372
Slovenia 54 48 59 54 57 51
Spain 1,116 1,191 1,329 1,254 1,307 1,279
Sweden 387 368 431 422 411 400
United Kingdom 1,078 1,018 1,128 871 1,008 1,041
Other EU 405 e 360 e 458 e 429 e 319 e 310 e
European Union (28) 14,603 13,867 15,452 14,299 14,935 14,200
Bosnia-Herzegovina 75 64 69 67 70 68
Macedonia 16 16 17 18 27 25 e
Norway 49 52 52 42 54 55 e
Serbia 54 49 58 54 7 0
Turkey 2,870 2,717 2,865 2,643 3,041 3,124
Other Europe 3,065 2,898 3,062 2,824 3,198 3,272
Byelorussia 169 159 225 213 222 215 e
Kazakhstan 287 259 299 298 346 335 e
Moldova 0 40 32 41 45 45 e
Russia 5,803 5,406 5,950 5,831 5,947 5,888 e
Ukraine 2,506 2,377 2,635 2,565 2,826 2,564
Uzbekistan 59 56 63 66 70 65 e
CIS (6) 8,823 8,297 9,203 9,013 9,457 9,111
Canada 1,008 1,008 1,008 994 1,040 e 1,010 e
Cuba 21 22 23 24 25 25 e
El Salvador 8 8 9 9 9 10 e
Guatemala 26 27 28 28 30 30 e
Mexico 1,649 1,594 1,697 1,516 1,547 1,500 e
Trinidad and Tobago 45 57 44 39 46 45 e
United States 7,329 6,802 7,505 7,159 7,471 7,228
North America 10,086 9,518 10,314 9,769 10,169 9,848
Argentina 397 380 472 486 483 477
Brazil 2,752 2,622 2,991 2,767 2,878 2,687
Chile 95 90 109 97 79 75 e
Colombia 87 68 118 112 115 110 e
Ecuador 47 48 45 41 47 45 e
Paraguay 1 3 3 4 4 5 e
Peru 93 85 87 94 93 90 e
Uruguay 0 7 7 7 8 10 e
Venezuela 159 122 109 153 100 95 e
South America 3,632 3,424 3,941 3,759 3,806 3,594
Algeria 35 e 30 e 35 e 35 e 35 e 35 e
Egypt 504 467 692 547 592 575 e
Libya 77 84 85 72 82 78
Morocco 58 39 61 51 42 32
South Africa 616 e 613 e 537 e 590 e 610 e 590 e
Africa 1,290 1,233 1,410 1,295 1,361 1,310
Iran 1,141 1,260 1,329 1,456 1,422 1,375 e
Qatar 206 211 266 254 254 256
Saudi Arabia 543 488 540 505 545 490
United Arab Emirates 157 226 211 246 268 186
Middle East 2,047 2,185 2,345 2,461 2,489 2,307
China 68,727 e 62,076 e 70,243 68,838 70,432 69,294
India 6,954 6,548 7,247 6,856 6,943 6,732
Japan 9,397 8,449 9,720 8,946 9,590 9,121
South Korea 6,038 5,285 6,351 6,193 6,166 6,048
Taiwan, China 1,795 1,752 1,891 1,845 1,890 e 1,830 e
Asia 92,911 84,111 95,453 92,678 95,021 93,026
Australia 339 400 417 342 372 381
New Zealand 77 69 72 71 65 74
Oceania 416 469 489 413 437 455
Total 65 countries 136,873 126,002 141,668 136,512 140,873 137,122